Posts Tagged ‘anthony quinn’

Lion of the Desert (1981)

by Christopher Lloydon September 2, 2013
An engaging if uneven biopic about an early Libyan freedom fighter, virtually unknown in the West due to its financier, Muammar Gaddafi.

Lawrence of Arabia: 50th Anniversary Edition

by Christopher Lloydon November 18, 2012
“Lawrence of Arabia” was destined to become one of the most iconic films ever made. A new 50th Anniversary Edition on Blu-ray does it justice.

The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

by Christopher Lloydon May 28, 2012
A morality play on the dusty prairie, "The Ox-Bow Incident" is a lean and often enthralling Western drama.

Warlock (1959)

by Christopher Lloydon May 7, 2012
A forgotten minor masterpiece, "Warlock" doesn't fit into any neat conceptions of the Western genre.

Back to Bataan (1945)

by Christopher Lloydon April 23, 2010
Stodgy and creaky, "Back to Bataan" is an example of low-end, mean-spirited WWII propaganda film.

Lust for Life

by Christopher Lloydon December 18, 2009
Hollywood loves the notion that all artists must suffer to achieve greatness, and "Lust for Life" is full-bore leap into Vincent Van Gogh's misery.